Kenya Railways General Manager Legal Services & Corporation Secretary Jobs in Kenya

Kenya Railways General Manager Legal Services & Corporation Secretary Jobs in Kenya

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Liaising with the Chairman and the Managing Director in preparation of agenda for board meetings

  • Coordinating Board matters by preparing and dispatching Board Agendas, Board papers, minutes and action reports

  • Preparing and managing the Board annual work plans

  • Communicating decisions of the Board to the Managing Director for appropriate action

  • Monitoring implementation of Board decisions and preparing reports to the Board

  • Leading & Providing legal advisory services to the Corporation to ensure compliance with existing law and regulatory requirements

  • Leading legal negotiations on concession related matters and interpreting concession documents to safeguard corporation interests

  • Leading and coordinating preparation and reviewing contractual agreements in which the Corporation is a party;

  • Advising on new legislation, both locally and from other regimes doing business with the Corporation, with an impact on the operations of the Corporation;
    Advising on management of contracts to safeguard Corporation assets, interests & reputation

  • Custodian of ownership documents of the Corporation assets;

  • Leading, advising & managing litigation and dispute resolution between various stakeholders and the Corporation to protect the corporation assets & reputation

  • Approving the appointment of external lawyers to represent the Corporation on legal matters

  • Lead, motivate and develop the departmental staff to ensure an effective and motivated team to achieve business and people objectives

  • Preparing, managing and monitoring the departments budgets

  • Leading,
    Identifying, implementing and benchmarking best practices in management and legal regime

  • Managing and implementing change initiatives to achieve desired business plans and culture.

    Required Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in a relevant field from a reputable institution

  • Bachelor’s degree in Law from a reputable institution

  • Post graduate diploma in Law from the Kenya School of Law or such similar qualification from a reputable institution

  • Working experience of not less than twelve (12) years, five (5) of which must have been in a senior management position in a State

  • Corporation or in a comparable organization in the Public Service or private sector

  • An advocate of the High Court of Kenya and a Member of the Law Society of Kenya and in good standing

  • Certified Public Secretary and a member of ICS in good standing

  • Certificate in Strategic Leadership course lasting not less than four (4) weeks

  • Proficiency in Computer Applications

  • Meets the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010

    How to Apply

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